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Schneller Name Meaning

German: nickname for a swift runner, from an agent derivative of Middle High German snellen ‘to hurry’. The word in Middle High German also had other meanings, including ‘penis’, so there is also the possibility of an obscene nickname. Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a brisk or active man, from an inflected of German schnell ‘quick’. Compare Schnell.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Scheller, Schoeller, Schnell, Schiller, Schmelzer, Schaller

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Schneller Family Origin

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Schneller Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Tailor

    8%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schneller family was Keeping House. The most common Schneller occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Schneller's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schneller.

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Schneller Life Expectancy

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